Motorcycle Lift or jack

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Motorcycle Lift or jack

#1 Unread post by TourGAL2012 » Mon Oct 27, 2014 8:23 pm

Have been researching motorcycle lifts. Would like something as winter storage for my 950T, as well as, a lift that is safe and easily maneuvered for maintenance. Does anyone have any recommendations? J & S, although costly seems to represent something worth the investment. Does anyone own and have opinion? Thanks, TourGAL2012

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#2 Unread post by fzrbiker » Tue Oct 28, 2014 7:09 pm

I have one of this lifts. Yes they are more maneuverable and easier to maintain. Bought it directly from their on line site. The only down side is the price.
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#3 Unread post by pchast » Tue Oct 28, 2014 9:45 pm

I use a platform lift from HF.
the bike sets on its tires.

With the above style my bike rests on its exhaust...
I'm not sure that's a good idea in my case.
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#4 Unread post by storysunfolding » Mon Nov 03, 2014 3:15 pm

I've seen users bolt on custom cut out 4x4's to those atv/motorcycle lifts. It allows the wood to come into contact with the frame while missing crushable exhausts or other nonstructural parts. Great solution if you have access to saws.
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#5 Unread post by ronrex » Fri Nov 07, 2014 10:21 pm

i just ordered these. this bike is getting the going through now that it's getting so cold.

http://www.amazon.com/Motorcycle-Stand- ... XPTJMQA1JS

very easy lift, even on the 540 pound zrx1100. I was shocked at how easy.

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Sorry, i just looked at the 950t...these probably aren't what you are after, but maybe someone else will benefit.
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#6 Unread post by Brandonv111 » Fri Nov 14, 2014 5:51 pm

Sears has a great selection of lifts and stands.

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